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The Resource Tupaia : Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator, Joan Druett

Tupaia : Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator, Joan Druett

Label
Tupaia : Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator
Title
Tupaia
Title remainder
Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator
Statement of responsibility
Joan Druett
Title variation
  • Remarkable story of Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator
  • Tupaia
Title variation remainder
Captain Cooks Polynesian navigator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Tupaia, navigator and translator for Captain James Cook, covering brief glimpses into his childhood, focusing on his time on the Endeavor with Cook, and revealing Tupaia's other skill sets during his lifetime
Summary
A biography of Tupaia, navigator and translator for Captain James Cook, covering brief glimpses into his childhood, focusing on his time on the Endeavor with Cook, and revealing Tupaia's other skill sets during his lifetime
Tone
Writing style
Award
New Zealand Post Book Awards, General Non-Fiction, 2012.
Biography type
individual biography
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385389
Cataloging source
DLC
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Druett, Joan
Dewey number
  • 910.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G246.C7
LC item number
D78 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Tupaia
  • Explorers
  • Cook, James
  • Oceania
Target audience
adult
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Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator
Label
Tupaia : Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator, Joan Druett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
In the beginning -- The dolphin -- The red pennant -- The queen of Tahiti -- The state visit -- Tupaia's pyramid -- The endeavour -- Recognizing Tupaia -- Tupaia's mythology -- Return to Raiatea -- Tupaia's map -- Latitude forty south -- Young Nick's head -- Becoming legend -- The convoluted coast of New Zealand -- Botany Bay -- The Great Barrier Reef -- The last chapter
Control code
2010034689
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 255 p.
Isbn
9780313387487
Lccn
2010034689
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn548555579
Label
Tupaia : Captain Cook's Polynesian navigator, Joan Druett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
In the beginning -- The dolphin -- The red pennant -- The queen of Tahiti -- The state visit -- Tupaia's pyramid -- The endeavour -- Recognizing Tupaia -- Tupaia's mythology -- Return to Raiatea -- Tupaia's map -- Latitude forty south -- Young Nick's head -- Becoming legend -- The convoluted coast of New Zealand -- Botany Bay -- The Great Barrier Reef -- The last chapter
Control code
2010034689
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 255 p.
Isbn
9780313387487
Lccn
2010034689
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn548555579

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